Couchbase Appoints Cloud and Database Veteran Gopi Duddi as Senior Vice President of Engineering


SANTA CLARA, California., March 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Couchbase, Inc. (NASDAQ: BASE), provider of a leading modern database for enterprise applications, announced today Gopi Duddi as senior vice president of engineering, where he will oversee all product development and delivery for the company. Duddi is an established market leader with almost 25 years of experience in the design, development and operation of database software and cloud solutions. He has built and powered some of the most scaled services and applications in all of enterprise technology.

“Gopi’s extensive experience in rapidly deploying industry-leading cloud products and scaling highly innovative and disruptive product organizations is a great fit as we continue to invest in our industry-leading modern enterprise application database by enhancing the developer experience and growing our database a service, Couchbase Capella,” said Matt Cain, President and CEO of Couchbase. “He has been at the forefront of cloud database development for the past decade and has a proven track record of leading teams to develop and deliver high-growth software products that enable clients’ digital transformation. We are happy to welcome Gopi to the world. Great Couchbase leadership team.”

Duddi has extensive cloud expertise including core database technologies, data management, machine learning and full-stack development. Most recently, he was General Manager for AWS Analytics and Observability, where he scaled and accelerated engineering for AWS services such as AWS Glue and AWS CloudWatch, which have been among the cloud service provider’s fastest growing products. Previously, he worked on the AWS Redshift team and across a broad cross section of database and analytics services including DynamoDB and Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS). Prior to AWS, Duddi held senior database engineering positions at IBM and Informix.

“Having worked at a major cloud service provider for the past nine years, I have witnessed firsthand how the cloud database market has accelerated and felt strong demand from customers as they require greater agility of the developers and less responsibility for infrastructure management,” said Duddi. “Couchbase has a differentiated architecture purpose-built for the most demanding enterprise applications that need to run seamlessly from the cloud to the edge, and I couldn’t be more excited to join the team. I’m passionate about helping customers solve tough problems and I look forward to applying this expertise to Couchbase.”

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